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Sports briefs for Sept. 28, 2011
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St. James hoops camp

The St. James Sports Center will host a free fundamentals camp Oct. 1. It is open to boys ages 12-14 and players in fifth, sixth, seventh and eighth grades. Participants can check in from 9-9:45 a.m. Camp starts at 10 a.m. From 10 a.m.-noon, campers will participate in an intense fundamental workout.
There will be a lunch break from 12:05-1:05 p.m. Campers can buy their lunch or bring their own. Drinks and snacks will be sold at the St. James concession area. A guest speaker will take the floor from 1:10-1:30 p.m. The top 24 campers will be selected to participate in an all-star game, which will be videotaped. All-star players will receive free jerseys. Campers must bring shorts and shoes.
For more information, call 980-4559 or 884-3016 or go to The St. James Sports Center is at 1140 Holmestown Road in Midway.

Fundamental basketball sessions

Basketball fundamental sessions, led by South Georgia Kings founder Jessie Fleming, are from 1-3 p.m. every Sunday at the YMCA. The fee is $15 per session. Fleming also is organizing a new shooting club called the Young Gunz, which will meet twice a week to perfect shooting skills. For more information, call 320-2111 or email

Belly dancing at the YMCA

The Liberty YMCA will offer belly-dancing lessons from 10-11:30 a.m. through Nov. 26 in the aerobics classroom. For more information, call 368-9622.

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